Mines Saint-Etienne – INSERM U1059



mechanics and mechanobiology

computational & experimental



We invite applications to several positions at the postdoctoral level to work on the following topics:

- Effects of lower limb compression on fluid retention





Candidates with strong backgrounds in engineering mechanics, biophysics, biomechanics, and/or applied mathematics (as proven through an internationally competitive track record) are expected to strive for excellence and to enthusiastically cross the boundaries between traditionally separated scientific disciplines, namely engineering, applied mathematics and physics, as well as the life sciences.


Situated in the dynamic Rhône-Alpes region (Lyon) in the heart of the European Union, Mines-Saint-Etienne is one of the oldest and most prestigious Grandes Ecoles, and has, since 1816, lived up to its motto “innovante par tradition - inspiring innovation“. Working in a culturally and scientifically most stimulating atmosphere, the successful candidates will earn internationally competitive salaries. Employment durations will vary between 2 and 3 years, extensions may be possible depending on the candidates’ performance.


Review of candidates will begin January 1, 2023, until the positions are filled.


Interested candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names and addresses of three references to Prof. Stéphane Avril,, Tel: +33-4-77420188. 


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